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Published on: September 19th, 2019

Discharge Upgrade Secured for Kaplan Hecker & Fink Pro Bono Client

NEW YORK, NY, September 19, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP associate Talia Nissimyan successfully secured a discharge upgrade for our client, Aviation Electrician’s Mate First Class Petty...
Published on: September 3rd, 2019

Kaplan Hecker and Fink Files Amicus Brief in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia

On behalf of Ted Olson, Walter Dellinger, Karen Dunn, Neal Katyal, and Seth Waxman, Kaplan Hecker and Fink has filed an amicus brief at the United States Supreme Court explaining that Title VII is...
Published on: September 3rd, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Files Amicus Brief in Garner v. Colorado

State and federal courts have split in answering a profoundly important question: whether the Due Process Clause imposes any limitations on in-court eyewitness identifications made under suggestive...
Published on: August 30th, 2019

LGBT+ Issues in a Post-Kennedy World

Joshua Matz, then Counsel at Kaplan Hecker & Fink and a former law clerk to Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, has published an article in the ABA Appellate Practice Journal entitled “LGBT+ Issues in a...
Published on: August 29th, 2019

John Quinn, Partner at Kaplan Hecker, Discusses the Firm’s Social Change Agenda as a Growth Strategy

John Quinn left a thriving career in Big Law after seven years as a litigator to help found Kaplan Hecker & Fink, a litigation boutique with a focus on high-stakes commercial litigation and high-...
Robbie Kaplan and Sean Hecker
Published on: August 26th, 2019

Roberta Kaplan and Sean Hecker Named to the Best Lawyers in America List for 2020

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is pleased to announce that Founding Partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan and Partner Sean Hecker have been named to the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best...
Robbie Kaplan
Published on: August 23rd, 2019

Roberta Kaplan Named to Benchmark Litigation’s Top 10 Female Litigators List

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is delighted to announce that Founding Partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan has been named by Benchmark Litigation in their Top 10 Female Litigators List. This list is part...
Robbie Kaplan and Julie Fink headshots
Published on: August 20th, 2019

Robbie Kaplan and Julie Fink Selected for Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law 2019 Awards

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is delighted to announce that Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan and Julie Fink have been named as honorees for Corporate Counsel’s 2019 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards.
Published on: August 16th, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Files Amicus Brief in Hernández v. Mesa

Sergio Adrián Hernández Güereca, a 15-year old Mexican national, was shot and killed by a Customs and Border Patrol agent in the border area between El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. The...
Federal Defenders Brief
Published on: August 15th, 2019

KHF Files Appellate Brief in Federal Defenders v BOP

On August 14, 2019, Kaplan Hecker urged the Second Circuit to reinstate a lawsuit by the Federal Defenders of New York that challenges ongoing Sixth Amendment violations at the Metropolitan Detention...